KIT NUMBER: 70366

 

For more information on this Gordon family, contact:

sallycgordon@outlook.com

 

Also see the following links for more information on this family.

http://gordonhouse.50megs.com/

http://www.americanheritage.com/articles/magazine/ah/1997/3/1997_3_20.shtml

 

Descendants of John Gordon, Captain of Spies, b. abt. 1759

John Gordon, (July 15, 1759 VA - June 16, 1819 Gordon's Ferry, TN).  (other researchers have his his birthplace as Frederickburg and his birth year as 1763).  He is buried beside his wife, Dolly Cross, in Rose Hill Cem., Columbia, TN. 

Some researchers have circulated the opinion that John Gordon was the son of Isabella Lawson & John Gordon.  There is no proof.  An Isabella Lawson m. John Gordon May 6, 1756 in Halifax Co. VA.

 

 

1.  John Gordon (1759 VA -1819 TN) & Dorothea (Dolly) Cross
         2.  John Gordon (1795 - 1844)
         2.  Fielding Lewis Gordon (1797 - 1835) m. Lethia Waddell
               3.  John Alexander Gordon (1830 - ) m. (1) Nancy Yeargin
                       4.  Joseph Fielding Gordon (1865 - 1922) m. Rose Brennerman
                               5.  John Bernard Gordon (1901 - )
                   m. (2) Lotta Oates
                        4.  Nebby Alexander Gordon (1878 - ) m. Roberta K. //
                                  5.    Nebby Gordon (1912 - )
 
         2.  William Gordon  (1798 - )
 
         2.  Bolling Cross Gordon (1800 - 1880) m. Mary Elizabeth Watkins
                 3.  Richard Cross Gordon (1837 - )
 
         3.  Powhatan Gordon (1803 - 1879) m. Caroline Mary Coleman
                 3.  George Clinton Gordon (1829 - )
                 3.  John Gordon (1833 - )
                 3.  Powhatan Gordon (1835 - )
                 3.  William Osceola Gordon (1837 - 1917) m. Virginia Graham (Grimes)
                       4.  Powhatan Graham Gordon (1863 - ) 
                 3.  Richard Haden Gordon (1844 - 1917) m. Eleanora C. Gordon
                       4.  George Cunningham Gordon (1877 - ) m. (1) Minnie Copeland
                              5.   Richard Copeland Gordon (1900 - )
                       m. (2) Hazel Heaton
                               5.  George Heaton Gordon (1917 - )  m. Jean Brady
                                    6.  George Brady ("Sandy") Gordon
                                    6.  Douglas Heaton Gordon
                       4.  Richard Haden Gordon (1881 - 1978) m. Rebecca W. Carson
                               5.  Richard Haden Gordon (1919 - 1977) m. (1) Mary A. Steele
                                     6.  Richard Haden Gordon (1943 - 1995) m. someone
                                           7.  Richard Haden Gordon m. Paige //
                                      6.  John Steele Gordon (1944 - )
                              m. (2) Kyle MacDonnell    
                                      6.  MacDonnell Gordon
                              m. (3) // Araki
                              5.  Ralph Carson Gordon  (1921 - 1993) m. (1) Sarah E. Hanby
                                     6.    Daniel Minton Hanby Gordon (1947 - ) MY BROTHER
                               m. (2)   Marion Hrebek
                               m. (3)  Von //
                               did not marry  // Pamphile, mother of
                                     6.  Benjamin Gordon 
                3.  Joseph Woods McD. Gordon (1847 - 1888) m. (1) Jennie Winston
                       m. (2) Beatrice Parker
                       4.  John Milton Gordon (1887 - 1920) m. Ruth Johnson
                3.  Thomas Gordon (1850 - )
 
            2.  Andrew Jackson Gordon (1813 - 1888)
            2.  Richard Cross Gordon (1817 - 1863) m.(1) Ann Boatner
                   3.  William Osceola Gordon (1843 - ) m. Emma Faulkner
                         4.  Kimball Cross Gordon (1871 - ) m. (1) Ollie Hayes
                               5.  Osceola Gordon (1909 - )
                               m. (2) Anna Hugging
                 Richard Cross Gordon m. (2) Tabitha Smith Watson
                   3.   Thomas Cage Gordon (1856 - 1927) m. Kate Latta
                         4.  Winfield Osceola Gordon (1882 - )
                         4.  Samuel Latta Gordon (1888 - ) 
                   3.   Richard Cross Gordon (1851 -)  m. Addie Jane Pond
                         4.  Preston Pond Gordon (1877 - )
                         4.  Willie Mc. Gordon (1880 - )
                         4.  William Osceola Gordon (1883 - ) m. Frances Tyler
                         4.  Thomas Cage Gordon (1892 - )
                         4.  Vernon Winfield Gordon (1897 - )

 

 

 

 

 

 

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